There are 4 ways to get from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe Rb61 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Itzehoe to Wacken Open Air

$74 - $115

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Train, line 6533 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Elmshorn Re70 / ...
  2. Take the line 6533 bus from Bf. Elmshorn to Itzehoe, Viktoriastr./Bahnhof 6533 / ...

$76 - $94

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air 48.8 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air 48.8 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air is to taxi which costs 200€ - 250€ and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Wacken Open Air is 66 km. The road distance is 78 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 15 min and costs 60€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Wacken Open Air is 78 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Wacken Open Air. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air.
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  • Distance: 41.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Wacken Open Air, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air. However, you can take the train to Itzehoe then take the taxi to Wacken Open Air. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hamburg to Wacken Open Air via Elmshorn, Bf. Elmshorn, and Itzehoe, Viktoriastr./Bahnhof in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Elmshorn
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Itzehoe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Bf. Elmshorn to Itzehoe, Viktoriastr./Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Other operators
Taxi from Itzehoe to Wacken Open Air
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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